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verb [transitive] prise pronunciation in British English /praɪz/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyprise
he/she/itprises
present participleprising
past tenseprised
past participleprised
  1. to force two things apart
    prise something off/apart/open: She prised the lid off the can with a screwdriver.

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